In 2016 we were fortunate enough to be put in touch with Maidstone-based architect firm, gdm architects to become their charity. During that time, they have run tuck shops, held football tournaments, cycled a hundred miles, worn silly jumpers, and sold raffle tickets for us, all in the name of raising funds for us. If […]
Blackthorn Trust will be closed from Thursday 20th December and will re-open on Wednesday 2nd January. We wish you all a very merry Christmas and a happy new year. OUT OF HOURS HELP If you are in immediate life-threatening danger call 999 If you need urgent support from your local community mental health team outside […]
If you’ve walked up the path to the Blackthorn Trust recently you may have noticed that the entrance area looks a little wild and overgrown. We’ve been fund-raising since 2017 so that we can build our new garden – a quiet reflective space containing medicinal plants – which will not only improve the access to […]
We are really excited to launch our new and improved website. Take a look around, see what we have to offer, and why not come and pay us a visit in person to enjoy our calm, relaxing atmosphere and our pretty garden?
In July 2018 our fundraiser, Susie Chassagne, took to the French Alps in a kayak to tackle some of its white water rivers in a £10,000 fundraiser for the Blackthorn Trust. When she made the decision to take on the challenge she was a complete beginner, and the next 6 months were spent with an […]